Psalms
Chapter 50





Psalms 50:1

A Psalm of Asaph. The mighty God, [even] the LORD, hath spoken, and called the earth from the rising of the sun unto the going down thereof.

Psalms 50:2

Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty, God hath shined.

Psalms 50:3

Our God shall come, and shall not keep silence: a fire shall devour before him, and it shall be very tempestuous round about him.

Psalms 50:4

He shall call to the heavens from above, and to the earth, that he may judge his people.

Psalms 50:5

Gather my saints together unto me; those that have made a covenant with me by sacrifice.

Psalms 50:6

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God [is] judge himself. Selah.

Psalms 50:7

Hear, O my people, and I will speak; O Israel, and I will testify against thee: I [am] God, [even] thy God.

Psalms 50:8

I will not reprove thee for thy sacrifices or thy burnt offerings, [to have been] continually before me.

Psalms 50:9

I will take no bullock out of thy house, [nor] he goats out of thy folds.

Psalms 50:10

For every beast of the forest [is] mine, [and] the cattle upon a thousand hills.

Psalms 50:11

I know all the fowls of the mountains: and the wild beasts of the field [are] mine.

Psalms 50:12

If I were hungry, I would not tell thee: for the world [is] mine, and the fulness thereof.

Psalms 50:13

Will I eat the flesh of bulls, or drink the blood of goats?

Psalms 50:14

Offer unto God thanksgiving; and pay thy vows unto the most High:

Psalms 50:15

And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.

Psalms 50:16

But unto the wicked God saith, What hast thou to do to declare my statutes, or [that] thou shouldest take my covenant in thy mouth?

Psalms 50:17

Seeing thou hatest instruction, and castest my words behind thee.

Psalms 50:18

When thou sawest a thief, then thou consentedst with him, and hast been partaker with adulterers.

Psalms 50:19

Thou givest thy mouth to evil, and thy tongue frameth deceit.

Psalms 50:20

Thou sittest [and] speakest against thy brother; thou slanderest thine own mother's son.

Psalms 50:21

These [things] hast thou done, and I kept silence; thou thoughtest that I was altogether [such an one] as thyself: [but] I will reprove thee, and set [them] in order before thine eyes.

Psalms 50:22

Now consider this, ye that forget God, lest I tear [you] in pieces, and [there be] none to deliver.

Psalms 50:23

Whoso offereth praise glorifieth me: and to him that ordereth [his] conversation [aright] will I show the salvation of God.